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Summary statistics describing different aspects of the clutch color distributions of the brambling and chaffinch.

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posted on 29.04.2011, 02:43 by Johan Reinert Vikan, Frode Fossøy, Esa Huhta, Arne Moksnes, Eivin Røskaft, Bård Gunnar Stokke

Optimal cuckoo egg types equal the host egg type which achieves the lowest ΔTC value/rejection probability when averaged over all possible pair wise combinations in which the egg features. Rejection rates are predicted from a univariate logistic regression of ΔTC on the probability of rejecting a parasitic egg (Figure 2).